Maryland Senator Karen Montgomery [D]

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MDSB391EngrossClarifying that a specified process for regulating crematories must provide for the registration of crematory operators or the issuance of permits for operating crematories; requiring specified applicants to the State Board of Morticians and Funeral ...
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2015-04-07
MDSB796EngrossAuthorizing any rebates received by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene from the Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program to be used to provide specified services to eligible individuals under Part B of the federal Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program.
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2015-04-07
MDSB90EngrossAuthorizing a court to appoint a guardian of the person of a disabled person for a limited period of time under specified circumstances; specifying that specified rights, duties, and powers that a court may order include the duty to file a specified ...
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2015-04-02
Favorable Report by Health and Government Operations
MDSB198EngrossRequiring the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities to provide to specified health occupations boards a list of specified recommended courses in cultural and linguistic competency, health disparities, and health literacy; requiring each bo...
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2015-04-02
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
MDSB347EngrossAuthorizing licensed dentists, physicians, podiatrists, and advanced practice nurses to enter into prescriber-pharmacist agreements for therapy management contracts; requiring the submission of specified documents to specified health occupations boar...
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2015-04-02
MDSB334EngrossAltering a specified definition for fiscal years 2017 through 2020 to determine the number of students used to calculate the State compensatory education grant for schools that participate in the federal community eligibility program for school meals...
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2015-04-02
Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
MDSB416EngrossProhibiting insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from requiring specified conditions of coverage for specified infertility benefits for a patient who is married to an individual of the same sex; providing tha...
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2015-04-02
MDSB415EngrossRequiring the clerks of the circuit courts and registers of wills to make available to the public information about registering with the State donor registry; requiring the Motor Vehicle Administration to provide a method by which an individual doing...
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2015-04-02
Favorable Report by Health and Government Operations
MDSB409IntroProhibiting the Department of the Environment from issuing a permit to authorize the hydraulic fracturing of a well for the exploration or production of natural gas in the State until April 30, 2023, and until a specified panel is appointed, convenes...
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2015-04-02
Favorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB535EngrossRepealing the requirement that any student financial aid, other than a student loan, received by a specified disabled student must be applied first to pay the student's tuition prior to receiving an exemption from the payment of tuition at community ...
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2015-04-02
MDSB624EngrossCreating a Task Force to Study the Expansion of Career and Technical Education in Maryland; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; prohibiting a member of the Task Force from receiving compensation, but authorizing the ...
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2015-04-02
MDSB471EngrossEstablishing the Task Force to Study the Provision of Health Care Coverage to Uninsured Marylanders; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; establishing the purpose of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to submit ...
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2015-04-02
MDSB626EngrossRequiring specified registered nurses who personally prepare and dispense specified drugs and devices in local health departments in accordance with specified provisions of law or to specified patients to comply with a specified formulary and specifi...
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2015-04-02
MDSB487EngrossRequiring a family child care home that participates in the Maryland Child Care Subsidy Program to register with the State Department of Education and comply with specified regulations concerning registration, subject to specified exceptions; requiri...
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2015-04-02
MDSB497EngrossEstablishing the Commission to Review Maryland's Use of Assessments and Testing in Public Schools; requiring the Commission to survey, assess, review, and make recommendations regarding specified matters; requiring the Commission to report its findin...
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2015-04-02
Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
MDSB534EngrossEstablishing the College Admissions Outreach Program for High-Achieving Students; requiring the Program to provide information on the college admissions process to eligible students free of charge, collaborate with a specified nonprofit entity to ide...
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2015-04-02
MDSB743EngrossRequiring the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, under specified circumstances, to make a new certificate of birth for an individual whose sex has been changed or who has been diagnosed with an intersex condition; requiring that a specified sex ...
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2015-04-02
MDSB71EngrossExempting the Washington County Board of Education from specified requirements for appointment and reappointment of a Washington County Superintendent of Schools; requiring the State Superintendent of Schools, on or before November 1, 2015, to submit...
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2015-04-02
MDSB94EngrossRepealing the authority of specified governmental units to adopt a fee structure to cover specified costs for system services; altering a specified definition for the purpose of repealing the authority of specified governmental units to adopt a fee s...
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2015-04-01
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDSB122EngrossAltering specified definitions related to the regulation of milk products; repealing the limitation on the number of milk processor - farmstead cheese producer permits the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene may issue; repealing the requirement th...
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2015-04-01
Second Reading Passed
MDSB160EngrossAuthorizing the State Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors to issue a public cease and desist order or impose a civil fine of no more than $5,000 per offense for specified violations of specified provisions of law under specified circumstances; ...
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2015-04-01
MDSB328EngrossAltering the term of a license to conduct business to provide private detective services to 3 years.
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2015-04-01
Second Reading Passed
MDSB400EngrossRequiring the Governor annually to proclaim the month of June as Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month and to urge the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and the Department of Aging, in conjunction with specified entities, to properly observe Al...
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2015-04-01
MDSB393EngrossAuthorizing a court to order a defendant convicted of a specified charge of animal cruelty, as a condition of sentencing, to pay, in addition to any other fines and costs, all reasonable costs incurred in removing, housing, treating, or euthanizing a...
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2015-04-01
MDSB374EngrossProhibiting specified actions constituting false claims against a governmental entity; providing specified penalties for making false claims; requiring the court to consider and give special attention to specified factors in determining the amount of...
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2015-04-01
MDSB433EngrossRequiring licensed funeral establishments or holders of permits for the business of operating a crematory in the possession of unclaimed cremated human remains for 90 days or more to provide specified identifying information to the Maryland Departmen...
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2015-04-01
MDSB542EngrossEstablishing the Maryland Cybersecurity Council; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Council; prohibiting a member of the Council from receiving specified compensation, but authorizing the reimbursement of specified expenses; re...
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2015-04-01
MDSB490EngrossEstablishing the Capital Grant Program for Local School Systems With Significant Enrollment Growth or Relocatable Classrooms; requiring the Interagency Committee on Public School Construction to implement and administer the Program; specifying requir...
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2015-04-01
MDSB526EngrossAuthorizing a person to petition the court to shield court records and police records relating to specified convictions at a specified time; providing that, if a person is convicted of a new crime during a specified time period, the original convicti...
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2015-04-01
MDSB602EngrossEstablishing the Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council in the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention; requiring the Council to develop a statewide framework of sentencing and corrections policies to further reduce the State's incarcera...
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2015-04-01
Third Reading Passed (126-10)
MDSB605EngrossAuthorizing a finder of fact to determine that a person with an alcohol concentration of 0.15 or more in the blood or breath of the person who causes personal injury or wrongful death while driving or attempting to drive a motor vehicle was acting wi...
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2015-04-01
MDSB521EngrossEstablishing the Workgroup to Study Safe Harbor Policy for Youth Victims of Human Trafficking; specifying the purpose of the Workgroup; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Workgroup; prohibiting a member of the Workgroup from re...
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2015-04-01
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (135-2)
MDSB600EngrossIncreasing, from $250,000 to $500,000, the amount the Chesapeake Bay Trust is required to receive each fiscal year from the Environmental Trust Fund for funding energy conservation projects through the Chesapeake Conservation Corps Program; requiring...
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2015-04-01
MDSB498EngrossRequiring a specified law enforcement agency or other State or local agency to conduct an inventory of specified sexual assault kit evidence on or before January 1, 2016; requiring a specified agency to prepare a report regarding untested sexual assa...
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2015-04-01
Third Reading Passed (135-3)
MDSB496EngrossAuthorizing the Maryland Higher Education Commission to enter into the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement; and exempting specified institutions that participate in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement from the requirement to register ...
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2015-04-01
Third Reading Passed (136-2)
MDSB604EngrossEstablishing specified protections for interns and applicants for internships from specified discriminatory acts; providing that a specified intern has access to a specified complaint resolution procedure or, under specified circumstances, may file a...
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2015-04-01
Second Reading Passed
MDSB544EngrossRequiring that the statewide information technology master plan developed by the Secretary of Information Technology include a cybersecurity framework; and requiring that the Secretary consider materials developed by the National Institute of Standar...
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2015-04-01
MDSB685EngrossRequiring the juvenile court to determine whether a local department made a reasonable effort, for a child at least 18 years of age, to enroll the child in health insurance that will continue after the child is emancipated, screen and assist the chil...
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2015-04-01
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
MDSB525EngrossRequiring an agency that is participating in a child abuse or neglect investigation and that has reasonable grounds to believe that a person has failed to report child abuse as required under a specified provision of law to file a specified complaint...
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2015-04-01
MDSB524EngrossRequiring the Department of Human Resources to serve in a fiduciary capacity for children in its custody; requiring the Department, in any action, service, or decision on behalf of a child in its custody, to protect and serve the best interest of the...
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2015-04-01
MDSB25EngrossEstablishing the Frederick Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology; altering the name of the Frederick Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology (CREST) and the name of the Governing Board; altering the powers an...
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2015-04-01
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
MDSB808EngrossEstablishing specified damages for which specified persons are liable for entering an area leased to another person for aquaculture purposes to harvest, damage, or transfer shellfish or to alter, damage, or remove any markings or equipment; requiring...
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2015-04-01
MDSB852EngrossRequiring each governmental unit that maintains public records to identify a representative who a member of the public should contact to request a public record, to maintain specified contact information and post the information on the unit's Web sit...
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2015-04-01
MDSB853IntroEstablishing the Ethan Saylor Center for Self-Advocates as Educators as an independent unit of State government; establishing that the purpose of the Center is to advance the community inclusion of individuals with intellectual and developmental disa...
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2015-04-01
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDSB863EngrossRepealing the requirement that a specified county or municipality adopt and implement local laws or ordinances necessary to establish a watershed protection and restoration program; exempting a specified county from specified provisions of the Act; a...
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2015-04-01
MDSB915IntroRequiring specified appointing authorities to apply a credit of 10 points on a selection test for specified positions in the State Personnel Management System for specified eligible volunteer fire, rescue, or emergency medical services providers or s...
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2015-04-01
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDSB458EngrossVoiding as against public policy a provision of a specified contract or agreement that attempts or purports to waive specified rights or reduce specified liability for injury, death, or loss to person or property caused by the hydraulic fracturing ac...
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2015-04-01
MDSB15EngrossEstablishing the Task Force to Study the Implementation of a Dyslexia Education Program; providing for the composition of the Task Force including one representative of the Public School Superintendents Association of Maryland; prohibiting a member o...
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2015-03-31
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (135-1)
MDSB187EngrossAuthorizing the Maryland Hospital Association, in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, health occupations boards, the Governor's Workforce Investment Board, and specified other entities and parties, to establish a workgroup t...
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2015-03-31
MDSB346EngrossAuthorizing specified pharmacists to administer a self-administered drug to a patient under specified circumstances in accordance with specified regulations; defining a specified term; etc.
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2015-03-31
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